Recycling and Upcycling : Science,Technology,Engineering

Series: Calling All Innovators: A Career for You

by Steven Otfinoski

Children's Press
January 2016

Ages 10 – 13 . Grades 5 – 8

Lexile measure: 1040L

DRA: 60

Guided Reading: W

Calling All Innovators series introduces students to careers in science and technology. The complex text allows readers (Grades 5-8) to determine the main idea and explain how it is supported by key details.

From leftover food to packaging materials to outdated or broken technology, humans produce an enormous amount of waste. Readers will find out how some of today's top innovators are working to find new recycling methods and cut down on the amount of trash the ends up in landfills.
Steven Otfinoski

Otfinoski attended Boston University and graduated from Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio. He has written more than a hundred books for young adults and children. He lives in Connecticut with his wife and their two children.



ISBN: 9780531232200

64pp. | 6-⅜ x 9